5 traditional African hairstyles that are making a come back

Bridget Boakye March 07, 2018

Fulani Braids 

Hair is parted in the middle and side, and braided in cornrows. It is then adorned with colorful beads and cowries.

The Fulani are a primarily Muslim, traditionally pastoral ethnic group in Africa that’s scattered throughout West Africa and parts of East Africa. A Fulani bride’s hair is especially colorful and deliberately adorned.

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